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It’s still a small diving world

By |2020-07-04T11:00:14+01:00July 4th, 2020|Diving News|

If commercial flights are available and pre-entry Covid-19 testing accepted, the Azores, Bahamas, Barbados, Croatia, Gibraltar, Madeira, Spain and Turkey appear to be the most immediately viable overseas destinations for English scuba divers, as the UK government relaxes coronavirus travel restrictions. Read more...

Divers’ ancient finds confound experts

By |2020-07-03T10:34:14+01:00July 3rd, 2020|Diving News|

Scuba divers have found stone artefacts off north-western Australia that date back as far as 8500 years, to when the archaeological sites would have been on dry land. The submerged sites are the first of their kind to have been found on Australia's continental shelf. Read more...

X-ray grant lights up wreck investigators

By |2020-07-01T10:30:15+01:00July 1st, 2020|Diving News|

Analysing encrusted artefacts recovered from centuries-old shipwrecks can be challenging without risking damage to the items. Now an advanced X-ray machine is to be made available to scan artefacts from historic wrecks such as the Rooswijk in UK seas, thanks to a £150,000 grant from charity the Wolfson Foundation. Read more...